Museum Studies Program

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Wednesday presentation about a monastery museum in India

Join us Wednesday (January 27) for a presentation by Rebecca Bloom, PhD candidate, Asian Languages and Cultures.  She will present “Where the Sacred and the Secular Meet:  The Politics of Display at a Monastery Museum in Ladakh, India.”  Rebecca will share her fieldwork from a...

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Interested in Museum Studies?

Are you interested in a career in the museum field?  If so, then consider applying for the certificate in museum studies.  Full details about the program and application process can be found here on our website.  The deadline for applications is February 19. 2016...

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German Studies Colloquium – January 15

On January 15, MSP alumni and historian of German cultural and intellectual life in the modern period, Alice Goff, will present “Stepping onto the Pedestal: The Silence of Art in Napoleonic Prussia.”  The presentation will be held at 2:00 pm in the Modern Languages...

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MSP winter brown bag schedule

This winter’s brown bag presentations span a variety of topics.  All are held from 12:00 – 1:00 pm in the UM Museum of Art Multi-Purpose Room.  Bring your lunch and join us for some interesting discussions!   The full schedule can be found here: Brown...

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Polish Museum presentation – January 13

Facing the Monument to the Ghetto Heroes on the site of the Warsaw ghetto and prewar Jewish neighborhood, POLIN Museum of the History of Polish Jews completes the memorial complex. At the monument, we honor those who died by remembering how they died. At...